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Grjótárdalur Skarðsheiði 080111 – The guides correct the direction!

The hiking club Toppfarar hiking arount the valley of Grjótárdalur Skarðsheiði in difficult conditions of weather and hiking conditions. Total of 16, 4 km in 8:20 hrs. up to 1.023 m with ascendant of 1.411 m. In this video the guides are correcting the direction from the ridge north of the valley Miðdalur back to the ridge in Mt.Miðfjall, east of the valley Miðdalur.
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Backcountry Ski Touring on Iceland’s Troll Peninsula with Bergmenn Mountain Guides

Bergmenn Mountain Guides in Iceland shot this little video teaser this April 2009 during a couple of days of backcountry Alpine Ski Touring on the Troll Peninsula in Northern Iceland. For more awesome footage from skiing in Iceland visit WWW.BERGMENN.COM where you will find heli ski and ski touring films from the Troll Peninsula, one of the world’s greatest unexplored ski destination. Bergmenn mountain Guides offer a variety of trips to suit every skiers ability be it cross country, alpine ski touring, heli skiing or climbing.

Private Guides and Private Tours in Iceland

Private Guides and Private Tours in Iceland

Article by Ingi Jon Sverrisson

Private Tours in Iceland

TOUR.IS arranges a range of comprehensive Iceland private tours for individuals or small groups. Our private tour guide can also arranges a pick-up at arrival at Keflavik Airport and drop-off at departure. We are prepared to make a tailor made proposals of how to spend your time in Iceland with the aim of getting the utmost out of your stay.

For a more comfortable private guided tours, we also operate vehicles, suitable for both the paved roads and for rough highland trails. We are experts at arranging unusual itineraries for your stay in Iceland. Let us plan your next private guided tour in Iceland.

Enjoy the Freedom – Book your Iceland private tours

Whether you are for an instance on a business trip or prefer to plan a part of your stay yourself, our private tour guide can also organize a day trips or part of your stay in Iceland.

TOUR.IS base is in Reykjavik but we operate in all of Iceland. We provide you an extensive collection of Iceland private tours with a professional guide so that you don’t miss anything.

Our proposed itineraries can be adjusted to your personal interests in order to get the most out of your stay in Iceland. The main attraction for most visitors is the beautiful and mostly unspoiled nature of Iceland.

While some visitors may have special interests, like Bird Watching, Hiking, Horse riding, the Viking Period, Icelandic Sagas or Geology, to name a few – and we will of course fit in your special interest when making your own special itinerary.

Our private guided tours for small groups or individuals are mostly based on the “Driver-Guide” concept, which means that our guides are also experienced professional drivers, with extensive knowledge of various subjects such as History, Geology, Fauna and Flora, Arts and contemporary Iceland.

All our private tours in Iceland are carefully selected in order to allow our clients to enjoy as much of Iceland’s unique landscape as possible. Detailed proposals and quotations for tailor made tours will be made upon request.

About the Author

Ingi Jon Sverrisson is the Manager of TOURIS. He is an seasoned tour guide with years of experience in touring Icelands highlands and lowlands. Ingi Jon Sverrisson has long experience in planning and organizing all kinds of tours and activities for individuals and groups in Iceland.